/ December 24, 2008

Pardon Revoked

President Bush has revoked his presidential pardon of Isaac Robert Toussie.  The pardon was reversed after the administration learned that Toussie’s father had contributed the maximum amount allowed to the Republican National Party in 2008.  This appears to be the first time a Presidential pardon has ever been offered and then withdrawn.

For more on the story, check out Bloomberg’s  article.

Source: Bloomberg

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